Common Skin Problems and Solutions

Perhaps you’ve noticed acne, rosacea or age spots on your face? You are not alone. These problems may be genetic or related to other factors such as lifestyle, hormones, age, stress, environmental irritants and/or allergies.   But what can you do? Acne This is the most common type of skin problem, affecting both teenagers and adults. Acne is an inflammatory …

Do I need a facial toner?

In the sea of beauty products in the store, one mysteriously stands out – facial toner. You may ask yourself, what is the function of the toner? Should I buy it?  Well, in a nutshell, facial toners are usually designed to enhance skin’s surface, temporarily tighten and nourish skin, and naturally remove any last traces of impurities, oil, makeup and …

Look for this Powerful Ingredient!

Vitamin C is a powerhouse ingredient for skin care products. It is a potent, water-soluble antioxidant that protects your skin, making it brighter and smoother. Antioxidants are important because they allow skin to repair itself and get rid of free radicals in the skin. Free radicals are the molecules in the environment that cause damage to our skin which is …

Your Environment and Your Skin

We are surrounded by pollution. Pollution erodes the ozone layer in the upper atmosphere which exposes us to ultraviolet radiation (UV) from the sun. Pollution’s free radicals not only threaten our planet, but these tiny particles penetrate deep through the skin which then cause dehydration and inflammation. Exposure to pollution and UV sunlight will increase dark spots on our skin …